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Children's Exposure to Neighborhoods with Adults with a Bachelors Degree or Higher
Year: 2000; Region: 100 Largest MSAs

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Children's Exposure to Neighborhoods with Adults with a Bachelors Degree or Higher
Year: 2000; Ordered: alphabetically
Metro Area Value
Akron, OH 23.7%
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 28.1%
Albuquerque, NM 25.0%
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 21.3%
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 28.9%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 19.4%
Austin-Round Rock, TX 33.1%
Bakersfield, CA 12.2%
Baltimore-Towson, MD 28.2%
Baton Rouge, LA 20.8%
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 21.8%
Boise City-Nampa, ID 24.7%
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH 34.8%
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 39.9%
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY 22.4%
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 17.7%
Charleston-North Charleston, SC 22.8%
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC 27.0%
Chattanooga, TN-GA 18.8%
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 25.7%
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN 24.1%
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH 22.2%
Colorado Springs, CO 31.1%
Columbia, SC 25.5%
Columbus, OH 27.1%
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 25.9%
Dayton, OH 21.9%
Denver-Aurora, CO 32.0%
Des Moines, IA 27.5%
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI 21.6%
El Paso, TX 14.8%
Fresno, CA 14.7%
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI 22.2%
Greensboro-High Point, NC 22.2%
Greenville, SC 22.5%
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 23.3%
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 29.6%
Honolulu, HI 25.4%
Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX 23.7%
Indianapolis, IN 26.0%
Jackson, MS 24.4%
Jacksonville, FL 20.8%
Kansas City, MO-KS 27.2%
Knoxville, TN 24.4%
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 14.1%
Lancaster, PA 18.9%
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 15.7%
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR 22.0%
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 20.5%
Louisville, KY-IN 19.7%
Madison, WI 34.9%
McAllen-Edinburg-Pharr, TX 11.2%
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 19.5%
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL 22.1%
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 24.0%
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 31.6%
Modesto, CA 12.6%
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN 24.4%
New Haven-Milford, CT 26.0%
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA 20.0%
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 26.8%
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 25.0%
Oklahoma City, OK 23.0%
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 27.0%
Orlando, FL 23.9%
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 24.7%
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 22.4%
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 25.6%
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 22.2%
Pittsburgh, PA 23.3%
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA 27.1%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 23.9%
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA 22.8%
Provo-Orem, UT 30.8%
Raleigh-Cary, NC 37.2%
Richmond, VA 26.7%
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 14.5%
Rochester, NY 25.9%
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA 24.2%
Salt Lake City, UT 25.4%
San Antonio, TX 19.7%
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 25.0%
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA 33.7%
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 36.0%
Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL 21.4%
Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA 17.8%
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 29.8%
Springfield, MA 23.4%
St. Louis, MO-IL 23.6%
Stockton, CA 13.5%
Syracuse, NY 24.3%
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 21.0%
Toledo, OH 19.9%
Tucson, AZ 22.3%
Tulsa, OK 21.2%
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 22.1%
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 39.2%
Wichita, KS 23.8%
Worcester, MA 27.1%
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 15.6%

Definition: This indicator provides the share of adults, age 25+, who have a bachelor's degree or higher in the neighborhood where the average child lives. For instance, if the value is 10%, this statistic is interpreted as "The average child in this metro area lives in a neighborhood where 10% of adults have a bachelor's degree or higher."

Notes: Children are defined as under 18. Excludes metro areas with less than 5,000 child population of the specified racial/ethnic group.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database. U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 1.